There are 4 ways to get from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  42 min

$17 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus, line 5 bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. X4 / ...
  2. 5 / ...

$9 - $13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. 40.3 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  43 min

  1. 40.3 miles

$8 - $13

What companies run services between Holyhead, Wales and Llandudno Junction, Wales?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction every 3 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $26 and the journey takes 42 min. Virgin West Coast Trains also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction via Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) in around 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $26
First Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $45
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) to Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) to Llandudno Junction, Flyover
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Dazzlers Minibus & Taxi Of Holyhead
Phone
+44 1407 760230
Website
dazzlerstaxiandminibus.co.uk
Cybi Cabs
Phone
+44 1407 761010

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Holyhead and Llandudno Junction is 55 km. The road distance is 65 km.

The cheapest way to get from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 43 min.

The quickest way to get from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction is to train which takes 42 min and costs £12 - £35.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Holyhead and arriving at Llandudno Junction. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction. However, there are services departing from Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) and arriving at Llandudno Junction, Flyover via Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

The train from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction takes 42 min including transfers and departs hourly.